Thread subject: Diptera.info :: Anthomyiidae-couple? -> Delia sp.
Posted by Konrad Seipelt on 26-01-2012 14:46
or an other family?
Location: Germany, east of Northrhine-Westphalia, wet meadow with deciduous trees, 100 msm, size about 6 mm, photos on 02.10.2011.
Edited by Konrad Seipelt on 26-01-2012 20:10
Posted by Stephen R on 26-01-2012 16:01
Yes, Anthomyiidae is right, and I think they are probably Delia platura
Edited by Stephen R on 26-01-2012 16:03
Posted by Stephen R on 26-01-2012 16:21
Correction: I think I see some av setae at the base of the male hind femur, so it must be one of the other Delia species with a blunt fore-tibial spur.
Posted by Konrad Seipelt on 26-01-2012 20:09
thank you very much for the determination.
Best regards, Konrad
Edited by Konrad Seipelt on 26-01-2012 20:09